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Harbor Scene, 17th century

  • W. de Broen, Dutch
  • Reinier Nooms, Dutch, 1623-1667

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate and sheet: 5 1/8 × 8 inches (13 × 20.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Ships
  • Harbor
  • Etching
  • Seascape

Signed, in plate, below image, lower left: I. R. Zeeman

Watermark, center of sheet: [circular device]

Inscribed, in plate, right center of image: Het Nut en Vermakelik Gebruyk | van | VERSCHEYDE BINNE-WATERS; | Constigh afgeteeckent en in't Cooper gebracht | door R. N. Zeeman. | W. De Broen Excudit.

June 1889, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany)

Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Reinier Nooms, Harbor Scene, 17th century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1277.1.